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Old St. Mary's Church

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Address: 646 Monroe Avenue, Detroit, MI 48226
Phone Number: 313-961-8711
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We attended one of many Masses available. It was very cool going to a Latin Mass and receiving communion at the rail. The music was amazing

5 of 5 starsReviewed 6 days ago
mary jo s
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We attended one of many Masses available. It was very cool going to a Latin Mass and receiving communion at the rail. The music was amazing

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Thank mary jo s
Oxford, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

This old church is a gem. The architecture is stunning and they still have mass here as usual. A beautiful church to have a wedding or just to attend services.

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Detroit, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2016

what ever spiritual guidance your life is driven by this church is one of the finest architecturally in the state! Its beautiful, the lighting is magical, the architecture is divine! If you are ever in the neighbourhood pop in for a quick look!

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2 Thank strangeritual
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

Old World charm and cavernous feeling once you are in the middle and see the high painted ceilings and the intricate stained glass windows.

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Thank ChiefPontiac
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2015

The Church outside and inside are so extraordinary architecture . From the stained glass, solid granite columns, older wooden pews, and the beautiful grottos. The wife and I enjoyed our time here. We spent a few hours here.

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Thank Dean L
Nashville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

I am not a huge church person but was told this one was something to see I was not disappointed, and would defiantly recommend to other people.

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Birmingham, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015

This is a gorgeous old church! when you walk in it's everything you want to see in a catholic church and more. There is a beautiful stone grotto to Mary in there, and it has a great location across from Greektown Casino right in Greektown. Great place to stop in for a prayer and light a candle.

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Redford, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

Beautiful, very old Catholic Church in the middle of Greektown. Stained glass, statuary, pews, everything you hope to see in an old Catholic Church. Definitely work stopping here.

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Thank Catherine S
Fort Wayne
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

The church is also know as the Church of the Grottos as they have three in the rear of the church. There is much history to the church and adjoining building. The church has a pamphlet explaining some of the history and architectural details of the building.

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Cleveland Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015

I try to visit a catholic church in every city we visit - The stained glass, architecture, and artwork are breathtaking. This church is no exception and is in a convenient location to the Greektown neighborhood - take a few minutes to stop in and wonder at the old world charm and find a bit of peace in your travel.

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